March 23, 2017 RSS feed / Features

Some Refunds Delayed As IRS Battle Against Fraud Intensifies

WASHINGTON (AP) – The Internal Revenue Service’s battle against fraud and identity theft is intensifying as the tax filing season opens, and some of the neediest taxpayers are getting caught in the middle. More...

Weather Service Decided Last Minute Not To Cut Snow Forecast

WASHINGTON (AP) – Before the first snow fell, U.S. More...

Ways To Get Creative With Easter Baskets

NEW YORK (AP) – With Easter coming up it’s time to start plotting how to best your kid baskets from last year. Some ideas: GET CREATIVE WITH POPCORN Is there anything more versatile than popcorn? More...

Doctors Introduce New Opioid Guidelines

PITTSBURGH (AP) – The Pennsylvania Orthopaedic Society has introduced new guidelines for prescribing opioids to residents of the state with a focus on injured athletes. Gov. More...

Today In History

1792: Haydn’s “Surprise” Symphony First Performed In London

Today is Thursday, March 23, the 82nd day of 2017. There are 283 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: More...

Archaeology Students Seek Answers To Lost Civilization

CALIFORNIA, Pa. (AP) – In a lab in Frick Hall at California University of Pennsylvania, archaeology students sift through the finds of digs stored for as much as four decades. More...

Who’s Happy, Who’s Not: Norway Tops List, U.S. Falls

WASHINGTON (AP) – If you want to go to your happy place, you need more than cash. More...

Mammals Shrink When Earth Heats Up, Study Says

WASHINGTON (AP) – Global warming shrank certain animals in the ancient past, and scientists worry it could happen again.  Warm-blooded animals got smaller at least twice in Earth’s history when carbon dioxide levels soared and temper More...

NY Senate, Assembly Back ‘Farm-to-Foodbank’ Idea

ALBANY, N.Y. More...

Tips For Getting The Most Flavor And Juice Out Of Lemons

Fresh lemon – including the juice and the peel – is one of my all-time favorite ingredients, in part because it’s just so versatile. More...

Loud Sound May Pose More Harm Than We Thought

NEW YORK (AP) – Matt Garlock has trouble making out what his friends say in loud bars, but when he got a hearing test, the result was normal. More...